The chief inspector reported that it' was absolutely necessary for the security of the revenue.
In reply to the remarks made by the right hon. leader of the opposition (Mr. Meighen)
' in so far as this item is concerned, I say that not a single officer in the entire list was added upon the recommendation of any member of parliament or any member of the government. In every case the vacancy was reported upon by the chief inspector or by the inspector of the district and in every case the appointment was made by the Civil Service Commission.